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Margaret Sharon Tillinghast

Family Attorney at S San Fran, CA

5.0   1 review

also known as Maggie Tillinghast

  • Licensed for 33 years
    State CA
    Acquired 1990
    Active No misconduct found

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The Law & Mediation Offcies is family owned and operated here in South San Francisco, California. Our services are highly professional, yet with a personal touch.

Maggie was admitted to practice in CA in 1990 upon graduating from UC Hastings College of the Law in May, 1990. She became a Certified Family Law Specialist, CA Board of Legal Specialization, State Bar of CA in 2003. Maggie has been in private practice since 1990, having an office first in San Francisco, moving to Daly City in 2000, and now to South San Francisco in 2018!
Maggie S. Tillinghast — Divorce Attorney in Daly City, CA
Maggie earned her undergraduate degree, from MSU Billings (Eastern Montana College), graduating summa cum laude in 1978, with an extended major in psychology.

Prior to attending law school and becoming a divorce attorney near San Francisco, Maggie was a business entrepreneur, owning and operating women's shoe stores in Montana for several years.
Maggie has two grown children; a daughter who lives in Billings, Montana and a son and daughter-in-law who live in San Francisco.

Over the years, Maggie has served on bar committees San Francisco where issues of parent education and child custody were addressed and implemented by the courts.

For relaxation, Montana is where you will find Maggie. She spends time there twice each year, climbing mountains in Glacier National Park, taking photographs of the scenery and wildlife, communing with Nature in the peaceful space that is Montana, tending to her herb and flower gardens, reading, listening to good music, and enjoying her friends! In the Bay Area, activities such as MOMA, DeYoung, the ocean, and the many actives unique to the area provide good quality time away from the office. She also tends a beautiful garden that is part of her office.


Law & Mediation Ofc Margaret Tillinghast
421 Grand Ave Ste A
S San Fran, CA, 94080-3635

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Posted by anonymous | March 1, 2015
Ethical & Trustworthy
I have worked with Ms. Tillinghast for years. Every opportunity to do so prompts new insight into the family law process. Always a pleasure to work with a knowledgeable professional.


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  • University of California, Hastings College of the Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1990
  • Eastern Montana College
  • BS - Bachelor of Science
  • 1978


  • State Bar of California
  • Certified Family Law Specialist
  • 2003 - Present
  • State Bar of California
  • Member
  • 1990 - Present
  • San Mateo County Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A

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S San Fran Family Lawyer Margaret Sharon Tillinghast
Margaret Sharon Tillinghast
Family Attorney
S San Fran, CA
Licensed for 33 years